It is with saddened hearts we announce the passing of Florence Blanche Tastad (Lush). She passed away at the age of 78 on October 20, 2017 in Saskatoon SK. A prayer service and celebration of her life will be held on November 2, 2017 at 7:00 pm at Cherished Memories Funeral Services Lifestory Room in Martensville, SK. Florence was born on November 2, 1938 in Milden SK to Allan and Dorothy Lush. Florence had 4 children from her first marriage. She met Ivan and her soon to be stepdaughters in 1997. Together they became parents of 7. Florence was a hardworking stay at home mom most of her life. Her pleasures included fishing, playing cards, knitting and most of all, her family. Florence was predeceased by her husband Ivan, stepdaughter Cindy and grandson Marcel. Florence is survived by; her children, Cindy Bell of Saskatoon SK., Terry(Marty) Smith of Athabasca AB, Ken(Maria) Smith of Calgary AB, Wanda Smith of Colonsey SK; her stepdaughters, Bonnie(Randy)Barre’ of Guernsey SK., Judy(Lance)Seib of Brandon MB; grandchildren, Allan, Colette, Angie, Brett, Whitney, William and Cole; and great grandchildren, Carter, Allayna, Aldric, Imogin, and Jasper.